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FOX
Feb 24, 2011 4:25am EST
marriage supporters are still about 12 votes shy to assure passage. >>> president obama has order the justice department to stop defending the constitutionality of a federal law which bans recognition of gay marriage. attorney general eric holder says mr. obama has conclude the the 15-year-old defense of marriage act was legally indefensible. >>> we continue to monitor metro this morning focusing on crime. a new report says aggravated assaults, even rapes jumped dramatically in 2010. later this morning, the metro board will hold a safety and security meeting to discuss what improvements can be made. >>> in libya, moammar ghadafi is losing control of more parts country. video shows protesters removing symbols of the city about 130 miles outside of the city. president obama says he is studying a full range of options to pressure the government there. >>> the space shuttle is set to launch later this afternoon on its final mission t has completed more flights and carried more crew members than any other u.s. spacecraft. jamie colby reports. >> reporter: the space shuttle covery spac
FOX
Feb 7, 2011 4:25am EST
during the evening tonight. back to you. >>> president obama sat down with fox's bill o'reilly for a one-on-one interview last night before the super bowl. they talked about the crisis in egypt, health care reform and even the president's popularity. mr.obama says, even though he doesn't know what egyptian president hosni mubarak plans to do, the country is not going to be the same. >> egypt is not going to go back to what it was. the egyptian people want freedom. they want free and fair elections. they want a representative government. they want a responsive government. so what we've said is you have to start a transition now. >> reporter: president obama also talked football. he wouldn't say who he was rooting for in the super bowl, just that he was looking for a good game. and he got one. will thomas was on the hill with more on how the super bowl played out for these super fans. >> reporter: it is a super bowl rivalry on pennsylvania avenue. this section on capitol hill called super bowl avenue, how can and do have behind me considered the packers bar. just six doors down, you will f
FOX
Feb 23, 2011 4:25am EST
in washington while he worked for president obama. here is what he had to say to his supporters last night. >> i also want to say that i've also just talked to president obama. he sends you his love and affection for his hometown. >> emmanuel gave up his position at the white house back in october to return to chicago for run for mayor. he takes office on may 16th. >>> now to the developing unrest in libya. the united nations is condemning the violent and demanding an immediate end to the crackdown. no western reporters are allowed into the country so we have to rely on these internet videos which show the chaos and violence in libya. we are hearing that the opposition is now in control of the eastern part of the country and foreign correspondents are being allowed to cross the border from egypt. >>> four americans on vacation have been killed by pirates. their yacht was friday. it was being tailed by a u.s. navy destroyer. two of the pirates were on the destroyer trying to negotiate when gunfire broke out on board that yacht. all the americans were fatally wounded. secretary of state clinton is
FOX
Feb 28, 2011 4:25am EST
for president obama at the white house. >> i know of you may be confused and think this is the oscars. there are some similarities. first of all, everybody looks spectacular. >> he got a few laughs but he did get down to business. details of this black tie affair. plus, we'll check your weather and traffic on this monday morning. we'll be right back.  bree: sis, help me create my oasis. marcy: ok, romantic garden? bree: oh, is there a castle nearby? marcy: no, but there's a charming farmhouse. bree: right next to my posh castle! i'm sensing a theme here. well, i am the queen, dear sister. is. >>> while many nasa officials are spending their time working with the crew aboard the space shuttle discovery, others at the space agency caught a wild occurrence on tape. this is a solar flare on the sun. the entire eruption lasted about 90 minutes. the blast was directed away from earth and is not expected to disrupt any satellites or other electronic systems. >>> tornado were caught on tape along the state line of kansas and oklahoma. parts of oklahoma were pounded by golf ball-siz
FOX
Feb 14, 2011 4:25am EST
is in a coma. several newspapers are reporting that hosni mubarak could have left egypt. >>> later today. mr.obama will be in baltimore county to dark money and education at parkville middle school. >>> it was a night of music, fashion and fun. the grammy awards took place last night. we have a report. ♪ my mama told me when i was young &&. >> reporter: it was the ticket of the year as music's best rocked out the 53rd annual grammy wards with a night of over the top performances, big wins and maybe even a try for a comeback. as christina aguilera is once again the post-show talker looking to put her super bowl debacle to rest belting out an aretha franklin tribute alongside jennifer hudson, martina mcbride and more. lady gaga lived up to her reputation by pulling out all the stops with her excellent performance and taking home best pop vocal album for the fame monster. in the rock category, muse took over the grammy stage winning best rock album and front man matthew bellamy made sure to give a special shoutout to his girlfriend, kate hudson. >> i would like to give a shoutout to my pregnant gir
FOX
Feb 15, 2011 4:25am EST
of groping her after placing a credit card inside her blouse. >>> president obama released his 2012 budget. it is a $3.7 trillion spending plan that relies heavily on the recovering economy and tax increases. we get the latest from laura evans. >> reporter: hours after the 2012 budget proposal was opened on capitol hill, president obama was defending it as a responsible way to cut more than a trillion from the deficit while still investing in infrastructure and education. >> when it comes to programs we do need, we are making them work better by demanding accountability instead of spending first and asking questions later. >> reporter: the president says it cuts more than 200 federal programs. >> the way we've dealt with it for most of the last decade is similarly to put the expense on our national credit card and to kick the can down the road. well, this budget says we can't do that anymore. >> reporter: the administering admits the deficit this year will hit a record $1.6 trillion. republicans all that -- >> all of his 10-year deficit reduction is less than the total deficit for this yea
FOX
Feb 17, 2011 4:25am EST
. >>> tim kaine may be considering a run. he plans to talk to president obama before making a decision. some say a kaine candidacy who play into president obama's re- election strategy in 2012. >> not at all surprised. president has two goals, to get re-elected and to keep a democratic senate majority. he sees tim kaine as central to both of those. >>> we have much more coming up. more than 100 starving, dehydrated people rescued from a broken-down boat. we'll check headline for you. >>> new developments near the secure of last week's deadly gas explosion in pennsylvania.  [ alarm clock buzzing, indistinct conversations ] [ female announcer ] important events can sneak up on you. oh, i am not ready. can i have a couple weeks? [ female announcer ] but with yoplait light's two week tune up, you could be ready. you could lose 5 pounds in 2 weeks when you replace breakfast and lunch with a fruit, grain, and yoplait light. betsy bets. you haven't changed a bit. oh...neither have you... sean. well, yeah. [ female announcer ] go to yoplait.com to start your two week tune up. >>> making headlines t
FOX
Feb 2, 2011 4:25am EST
. >>> the senate could vote on a repeal of president obama's health care law as early as today. senate republican leader mitch mcconnell added the repeal measure to an aviation industry bill which is already on the senate bill. the move comes just one day after a second federal judge ruled that law unconstitutional. lawmaker from both side are work on alternative bills that would only change certain parts of that bill. >> instead of requiring states to follow obamacare's one size fits all approach to health care policy, our bill lets states decide what work best for their citizens. >> i don't know that we need to wait until it goes to the supreme court to change the mandate issue. i think we can work on that right now. as a matter of fact, i have been. >> reporter: the republican- controlled house passed a repeal of the health care law last month. >>> the district is strapped for cash. employees will get some days off but without pay. >> that means four days worth of furloughs taken on holidays. karen gray houston explains. >> reporter: when presidents day rolls around february 21st, public work
FOX
Feb 4, 2011 4:25am EST
on the condition of anonymity say that the obama administration and top egyptian officials are in talks for president hosni mubarak to step down immediately that. news comes as the protesters trying to oust them called on their supporters to fill the streets of cairo once again today. there have been two days of bloody clashes. in closed door talks, one option involves mubarak stepping down and being remaced with an interim government to oversee elections. the situation has grown increasingly dangerous for foreign journalists. the white house says egypt's government appears responsible for violence targeting protesters and journalists. >> this is a violation of international norms that guarantee freedom of the press. >> the military has stood by as the protesters worked the anger out, got tired, stood by as the forces moved in. >> this is a transformational moment. someone in one of the meetings this week sawed we are moving into the unknown. >> reporter: the egyptian government is blaming outsiders for the violence. hundreds of journalists have been attacked by angry mobs. some were de
FOX
Feb 10, 2011 4:25am EST
have the greatest audience on the internet and the like. >> reporter: run one criticizing the obama administration's handling of security says homeland security must start profiling. >> we have got to focus on those people would want to harm us. the people would want to harm us are not grandmas and little children. it is the islamic extremists. >> that was laura evans reporting. >>>. coming up next, are you in the market for a new ipad. new details on when a new verse will be out and how it might be different from the current ipad. >> i'll have all the details on your forecast. we have sunshine and cold temperature we are expecting today. there is a live look. can you see some snow at 301 and route 5 in maryland.  i have fallen in love with making bird houses. caw caw! [ director ]what is that? that's a horrible crow. here are some things that i'll make as little portals. honestly, i'd love to do this for the rest of my life so i've got to take care of my heart. for me, cheerios is a good place to start. [ male announcer ] got something you'll love to keep doing? take care of
FOX
Feb 11, 2011 4:25am EST
at the white house. president obama immediately met with his national security team and called on evening magazine incident's leaders to clarify the chains going on in that country. >>> other local stories, this man is under arrest accused in a deadly silver spring shooting. authorities caught up with henry chavez in el salvador. he was accused of shooting and killing a 27-year-old man on georgia avenue last may. >>> there are new details on a story you will only see on fox 5. it is a troubling new twist in the case of that fbi agent suspected of being drunk and speeding in a monday night crash that killed a maryland teenager. fox 5's bob barnard has more. >> he was over in the right- hand side, in the right lane, off the shoulder into the median. >> reporter: steve bur cu. itt says he was southbound on monday night when he saw a swerving suv and called 911. moments later, he says a bridge county cruiser showed up and shined his light on the suv. >> the gentleman hit his brakes, slowed down and straightened car back up and the cruiser continued on down the road and at which point, the dru
FOX
Feb 18, 2011 4:25am EST
groups. the senate already passed the extension. president obama is expected to sign it into law. >>> funeral plans have been announced for onwheeler, the former white house aide found dead in a landfill. he will be buried with fall honors at arlington cemetery. police still don't have any suspects. he was the driving force behind the vietnam veterans memorial. >>> we have an update on congresswoman gabrielle giffords' recovery. friend say she is able to laugh at joke and when asked how she was doing, she answered better. >>> plenty straight ahead this morning. coming up next, efforts to revive d.c.'s school voucher programs but not all city leaders agree with the idea. where does the mayor stand on this issue? we'll hear from him. >> and what a beautiful day yesterday. it will be nice again today. highs in the low 70s. i'll have the details on that and julie wright is in with a look at your on-time traffic coming up in just a minute.  >>> great start to this friday morning. we give you a live look at our nation's capital there, lights twinkling in the city and temperatures
FOX
Feb 22, 2011 4:25am EST
. >> reporter: roby chavez, fox 5 news. >>> president obama has the power to keep essential government operations safe from the shutdown. those include the military, coast guard, foreign relations staff, border patrol and national security officials. the mail will also be delivered. >>> we'll continue to follow today's top story for you. fox 5 is on snow patrol for you this morning. we have everything you need to know before you head out this morning coming up next. we just got word that fairfax county schools, if you go to school in fairfax county, your school is delayed today by two hours. we'll be right back.  >>> we've got everything you need to know as you head out the door this morning. good morning. i'm steve chenevey. >> i'm gurvir dhindsa. glad you could be here. we'll get to the forecast in just a second. >> the closing and delays have been coming in overnight. you can see them on the top of your screen and on myfoxdc.com. >> the federal government is open today. however, employees, if you think you might have trouble getting in to work, can you take unscheduled le
FOX
Feb 25, 2011 4:25am EST
today. president obama has called the leaders of great brit i'm, france and italy to coordinate a response this unrest. the president has orders his staff to present him with a full range of options. >>> the civil unrest there is causing havoc in the energy markets. oil prices spiked earlier this week. for more on the impact at the pump, we turn to sherry ly live this morning in bethesda. sherry, i drove by the gas station where i always get gas and when i saw $3.25 this morning, it was a shock. >> reporter: it is even higher where i am at right now. already, they are predicting gas prices will spike to $4 a gallon perhaps by memorial day and even $5 a gallon by summer. right here at the gas stations, we have here the prices are already at about $3.30 a gallon. eight countries now in what is the biggest oil-producing region in the world are now in political upheaval. worries about oil prices sent the prices to $103 a barrel before settling just before $98. we haven't seen prices this high in two and a half years. the national average is at $3.23 a gallon, higher in the d.c. regi
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